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What Does It Mean To Be A Chartered Physiotherapist?

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Mar, 2019

What Does It Mean To Be A Chartered Physiotherapist?

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What Does It Mean To Be A Chartered Physiotherapist? A Chartered Physiotherapist is someone who has done significant training to allow themselves to be registered under the Chartered Society of Physiotherapy. For this you need an equivalent of a 3-4 year degree or a masters conversion from another under graduate degree. In a world with incredible choice and opportunity its important that you understand the qualifications of the person treating…

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Health Sheild Recognised Physiotherapist In Bristol

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Mar, 2019

Health Sheild Recognised Physiotherapist In Bristol

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Health Sheild Recognised Physiotherapist In Bristol Finding a Health Sheild recognised physiotherapist in Bristol can be difficult. With so many employers recognising the importance of keeping their staff happy and healthy at work Health Sheild has become a popular option. We are a popular choice for physiotherapy for people using Health Sheild workplace cash plans. Health Sheild care means you can be reimbursed for physio and massage treatment.  If you…

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Working In A Stroke Rehabilitation Centre: 3 Major Things I Learned

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Mar, 2019

Working In A Stroke Rehabilitation Centre: 3 Major Things I Learned

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Working In A Stroke Rehabilitation Centre: 3 Major Things I Learned Over the last three days, I have been lucky enough to observe the Physiotherapists working as part of a multidisciplinary team (MDT) at the Stroke Rehab Centre in Chippenham. This was part of my observational placement for my Physiotherapy degree and was incredibly eye-opening. I spent my time shadowing the physiotherapists, interacting with patients and asking, a probably annoying…

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5 Ways To Reduce Your Tennis Elbow Pain Today

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Feb, 2019

5 Ways To Reduce Your Tennis Elbow Pain Today

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5 Ways To Reduce Your Tennis Elbow Pain Today You might have heard of pain in the outside of the elbow referred to as ‘tennis elbow’ or more formally, ‘lateral epicondylalgia’. Tennis Elbow is a condition which affects the outside of the elbow and can be caused by strenuous overuse of the muscles and tendons in the forearm.   Where Do People With Tennis Elbow Feel Pain? Patients with tennis…

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The Best Place To Have A Sports Injury Treated In Bristol And Barnstaple

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Feb, 2019

The Best Place To Have A Sports Injury Treated In Bristol And Barnstaple

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The Best Place To Have A Sports Injury Treated In Bristol And Barnstaple   There are a few things to consider when looking for the best place to visit when getting your sports injury treated.   With a choice of Physiotherapists, Chiropractors, Osteopaths and Sports Therapists it can be difficult to know who’s right for you.   Firstly, you need to find a company that shares the same values as…

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How Much Does Injury Cost You?

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Jan, 2019

How Much Does Injury Cost You?

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How Much Does Injury Cost You? This may be a funny title to a blog but when I had my snowboarding accident last year it got me thinking about how much does injury cost you? Being self employed and a business owner my income relies on me being at work. I thought I’d write a quick blog on the cost of injuries. There are largely two main reasons for time…

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Sep, 2018

Why Have I Got Pins And Needles And Numbness In My Hands ?

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Why Have I Got Pins And Needles And Numbness In My Hands In The Morning ? 👉👉 Carpal tunnel is a common cause of numbness in you hands in the morning. 👉Take action to resolve it now and get a clear diagnosis.   [vc_video link="https://youtu.be/9Y5H1Dk-XC0" title="Numbness In Hands Or Wrist"]

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 Recovering from severe trauma of the hip

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Sep, 2018

 Recovering from severe trauma of the hip

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 Recovering from severe trauma of the hip Significant trauma of the hip can be frightening. You may have slipped whilst walking your dog, suffered a sports injury or been involved in an accident. There are many causes of pain in the hip and the job of a physio is to investigate so that we can help you recover so that you can get back to the things that you love.…

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The Importance Of Being Listened To

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Sep, 2018

The Importance Of Being Listened To

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The Importance Of Being Listened To A common compliant I hear from patients is that they don't feel anyone has truly listened to their story. There is good evidence to show that if you allow a patient to talk they will give you most of the information you need and then you can guide further into the conversation if anything is missed. Some studies have shown that GP's cut their…

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The Best Physio In Barnstaple

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Sep, 2018

The Best Physio In Barnstaple

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The Best Physio In Barnstaple The best physio in Barnstaple is a bold statement but, with an eye for business (and SEO) I felt obligated to tell you why you should choose us.  Stick with me. When I first started my training ( 12 years ago!) I knew that I wanted to help as many people as I could. Whether this be through rehabilitation, emotional support, education on how to…

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Shoulder Impingement

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Aug, 2018

Shoulder Impingement

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[vc_video link="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dzCTqz8NNGk" align="center" title="Shoulder Impingement"] THE PHYSIO CREW We help people who see health as their single most important asset, improve their lives and recover from injury. We help them by delivering evidence based, hands on treatment. We empower and educate people so that everyone has the opportunity to discover life without pain. We know that we have been successful when we change people’s lives, help them overcome pain and…

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How To Prevent Getting Old When You Retire

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Aug, 2018

How To Prevent Getting Old When You Retire

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[vc_video link="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rNX15dvoHlE&t=1s" align="center" title="How To Prevent Getting Old When You Retire"] THE PHYSIO CREW We help people who see health as their single most important asset, improve their lives and recover from injury. We help them by delivering evidence based, hands on treatment. We empower and educate people so that everyone has the opportunity to discover life without pain. We know that we have been successful when we change people’s…

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How To Stop Cramps During The Night

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Aug, 2018

How To Stop Cramps During The Night

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[vc_video link="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QzZSqr2uBIM" align="center" title="How To Stop Cramps During The Night"] [vc_btn title="Show Appointments" color="info" size="lg" align="center" i_icon_fontawesome="fa fa-bullhorn" link="url:http%3A%2F%2Fsportphysiotherapybristol.co.uk%2Fonline-booking%2F||target:%20_blank" button_block="true" add_icon="true" css=".vc_custom_1533296979980{padding-top: px !important;}"] THE PHYSIO CREW We help people who see health as their single most important asset, improve their lives and recover from injury. We help them by delivering evidence based, hands on treatment. We empower and educate people so that everyone has the opportunity to discover life…

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Physiotherapy For Headaches

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Aug, 2018

Physiotherapy For Headaches

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Physiotherapy for Headaches At The Physio Crew we give free advice for people with headaches. Headaches can be extremely scary and debilitating, particularly severe ones. Sudden onset of an extreme head with nil prior migraines can sometimes be serious and you should ring 111 or attend A and E depending on the severity. Be sure to check the FAST principle (Has their face dropped? Can they lift their arm above…

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